Orkney Island Private Adventure
Sunday 30th June – Saturday 6th July 2024
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights
On this private itinerary, travel to the unforgettable Orkney Islands, a little-visited archipelago of some 70 small islands, located due north of the Scottish mainland. Hiking is a wonderful way to explore these islands, as it allows you to enjoy the beautiful scenery as you discover the rich history of the islands. This mysterious land of long summer days and colorful night skies is home to a wealth of marine life and sea birds, as well as remarkable flora such as the rare Primula Scotica. The history and culture of the islands is particularly fascinating – covering time spans from Neolithic villages and chambered tombs, through to Viking invasions and the lasting impact of WWI and WWII. Traveling with a private guide, you’ll gain local insights to the history and modern-day life on these beautiful islands.